Useful Resources for Residents

American College of Surgeons Resident Resources

The division of education of the American College of Surgeons provides a wealth of high-quality educational programs and products for busy residents.

American College of Surgeons E-learning Resource Center

The E-Learning Resource Center offers a variety of educational opportunities available from the ACS including Fundamentals of Laparoscopic Skills (FLS), ACS Video Online Library and SESAP 16.

Association of Women Surgeons Pocket Mentor

AWS Pocket Mentor A manual created for surgical interns and residents, based upon the experiences of a number of women surgeons. It is presented in partnership with Covidien at no cost.

Association of Women Surgeons Career Development Resource

The Association of Women Surgeons (AWS) and the American Journal of Surgery are proud to introduce a series of articles describing the many interest areas and varieties of practice that comprise surgery. Although this series is aimed primarily toward trainees who are in the process of choosing specific surgical careers, and at students who want to know what a surgical career might be like, it will also be of interest to any surgeon who considers a change in direction or who mentors others.

Resident Personal Finance

Financial planning for residents is not an optional endeavour.  The American Medical Association has compiled a comprehensive collection of resources to help educate and guide residents on financial literacy.

The White Coat Investor: Helping Those Who Wear the White Coat Get a “Fair Shake” on Wall Street

Investment Tips, Tools & Guides for physicians